Roberts Named Weekly Best
Jan. 18, 2011
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) - For the fifth time this season and the second straight week, a UNLV swimmer has been named the Mountain West Conference Swimmer of the Week as Cody Roberts picked up his second honor of the season the league office announced on Tuesday.
A native of West Richland, Wash. the sophomore swept the 100 back and 100 fly events in a double-dual meet against Air Force and Denver, leading the 16th-ranked Rebels to wins in both meets. He then won the same events again the next day in a MWC dual meet win at Wyoming. Roberts also swam the fly leg on the first-place 200 medley relay in both meets. He is currently ranked first in the conference and 11th in the nation in the 100 fly.
UNLV returns to action on Saturday when it hosts UC Santa Barbara at 11 am in Buchanan Natatorium.